Supports RDF (RSS 1.0), RSS 2.0 and Atom feeds
Receives weather data (+ 5 day forecast) from National and Local Weather Forecast, Hurricane, Radar and Report
Receives multiple feeds
Receives your twitter friends timeline
Possibility to change the feed and weather on the basichome
Possibility to read feeds
Possibility to read the whole feeds in a browser window with zooming option
Attention: InfoService is since v0.5 a window plugin, so don't put the dll in the process folder!
Also this plugin is only compatible with MediaPortal 1.02 !
Before you use this plugin, be sure you have .NET Framework 3.5 installed on your pc, otherwise the plugin wont function.
Copy InfoService.dll and Interop.SHDocVw.dll to "<MediaPortalFolder>\plugins\windows\"
Replace MediaPortal.exe and Core.dll in you <MediaPortalFolder> (Little change to get Mouse Support in Browser. See Enable/Disable AutoHideMouse property
Be sure to make a Backup of your old MediaPortal.exe and Core.dll !
(Optional but recommended) In order to get the Zooming in the Browser work properply when Music is playing in background you must change the keymap of keyboard and remote.
Changelog Version v1.1
[+] New propertys #infoservice.feed.separator/ #infoservice.twitter.separator which holds the separator string of feed/twitter line
[-] False feed image is showed when "Show all feeds on home" is activated and after entering InfoService screen
[-] Fixed download location of feed images
[i] Duo the false download location of the feed images you can delete the folder "C:\Temp\InfoService\"
[!] The webbrowser part of InfoSerivce moved into a separate WebBrowser plugin. So if you want to read your feeds completely, you need the WebBrowser plugin which can be found here: WebBrowser v0.5 [04-09-2009] *NEW*